Covance Research Analyst in Madison, Wisconsin

Job Overview

Research Analyst -Metabolism

Essential Job Duties:

  • Develop competent basic laboratory skills to support duties in primary area of work.

  • Sets up and performs appropriate analyses in primary area of responsibility based on the study protocol and in conjunction with the study team.

  • Participate in study protocol reviews.

  • Participates in study meetings (ie pre-initiation meeting).

  • Maintains study documentation in compliance with regulatory guidelines.

  • Reviews own work for overall accuracy, timeliness, completeness, and soundness of technical judgment.

  • Deliver results within agreed timeframe

  • Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment and perform routine maintenance.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Consistently and continuously responds efficiently to requests (delivers high quality output on time)

  • Contributes ideas and thoughts to enhance service and improve processes

  • Provides constructive feedback to supervisor or team on study progress

  • Follow instructions, SOPs and protocols that apply to current role to complete assigned tasks and projects

  • Demonstrates ability and desire to learn and develop self

  • Responds positively to requests for information and help from others

  • Demonstrates a clear understanding of the need for working with individuals and in teams and contributes to the common goals of the business unit

  • Ability to persevere and solve problems as they occur

  • Demonstrates a positive attitude regarding challenging objectives

  • Informs Study Director and/or Study Coordinator of any unforeseen circumstances that may affect the integrity of the study.

  • Works under supervision and guidance of more experienced colleagues.


  • Ability to utilize word processing, databases, spreadsheets, and specialised software on personal computers.

  • Skilled in the use of all standard laboratory equipment


  • Relevant degree plus 0-1 years of appropriate experience or 4 years of related practical experience.

Job Number 2018-17318

Job Category Scientific Bachelor's Degree

Position Type Full-Time

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